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Careers with Animals: Exploring Occupations Involving Dogs, Horses, Cats, Birds, Wildlife, And Exotics

Handbook / Manual

By: Ellen Shenk (Author)

Stackpole Books

Paperback | Mar 2005 | #203971 | ISBN: 0811729621
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About this book

- A wide-ranging guide to jobs that involve animals
- Provides current information on salaries, educational requirements, and job outlook, along with job information resources
- Includes in-depth profiles of individuals who work with animals every day

A much-needed guide to animal-related professions, Careers with Animals is a vital resource for the animal lover looking to plan his or her future. Author Ellen Shenk provides straightforward and accurate introductions to a wide range of potential careers – everything from familiar jobs such as veterinarian and zookeeper to cat breeder, animal chiropractor, dog show judge, and other more unusual pursuits. Also included are numerous fascinating profiles of real-life professionals, who give honest looks at the many challenges and unique rewards of working with animals.

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Ellen Shenk's experience in the career field includes writing articles and presenting seminars on the topics of the creative job search, interviewing, and writing resumes. She is a past editor of the national newsletter of the Career Information Resource Advisory Group and currently lives in Ottawa, Canada.

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